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Etymology

From Old French remain, stem of remanoir, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] remanere.

Noun

Singular
remain

Plural
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  1. State of remaining; stay.
  2. That which is left; relic; remainder; -- chiefly in the plural.
  3. (plural only; not used in singular form) remains: That which is left of a human being after the life is gone; relics; a dead body.
  4. The posthumous works or productions, especially literary works of one who is dead.

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Verb

Infinitive
to remain

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to remain (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To stay behind while others withdraw; to be left after others have been removed or destroyed; to be left after a number or quantity has been subtracted or cut off; to be left as not included or comprised.
  2. To continue unchanged in place, form, or condition, or undiminished in quantity; to abide; to stay; to endure; to last.
  3. To await; to be left to.

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